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By what date does someone need to be "under 40"?
To be eligible you must be born after April 30, 1979.

What are the deadlines?
Nominations for 40 Under 40 Awards will open on Thursday, November 1, 2018 and close on Monday, January 28, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST.

Do you need to be an AAPC member to nominate someone or to be a nominee/winner?
No. Anyone can nominate any individual working in the American political sphere.  Membership is not required to participate in the Awards program.

Can you nominate yourself?
Yes, self-nominations are accepted.

Who judges the "40 under 40" Awards?
Judges are comprised of a bi-partisan panel of AAPC members, past 40 Under 40 winners and members of the AAPC Board of Directors.

When will winners be announced?
Awards will be presented at a special reception during AAPC's 2019 Pollie Awards and Conference in Napa Valley, California, April 2-4, 2019.